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UN: 2010 Tied for Warmest Year on Record
Environment  (tags: warmest year, UN, tempreture rise, climate, environment )

- 2854 days ago -
The warmest year on record is a three-way tie: 2010, 2005 and 1998.So says the U.N. weather agency, providing further evidence Thursday that the planet is slowly but surely heating up.Average temperatures globally last year were 0.95 degrees Fahrenheit
Congress: Say NO to Repeal!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, democrats, dishonesty, elections, ethics, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, propaganda, politics, republicans )

- 2856 days ago -
Americans need and deserve a better, more coordinated health care system that is free from discrimination, and protects people like me from losing coverage if we get cancer, diabetes or Alzheimer's.
**TAKE ACTION** Protect Civil Liberties: Don't Re-Authorize PATRIOT Act **PLEASE SIGN**
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, bushadministration, cheney, congress, constitution, dishonesty, Govtfearmongering, freedoms, lies, media, military, politics, Patriot Act, propaganda, repeal, republicans, terrorism, troops, war )

- 2856 days ago -
TO MY ELECTED OFFICIALS: After nearly ten years, it's time to let the PATRIOT Act expire once and for all. I urge you to oppose its re-authorization.
Haiti's Orphans, Still Waiting for Homes
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, orphans, Haiti, politics, government )

- 2856 days ago -
Forget the stories about Americans trying to steal Haitian kids. Hundreds of thousands are still waiting to be adopted.
Haiti's "Baby Doc" Accused of Crimes Against Humanity
World  (tags: world, Haiti, Baby Doc, politics, HumanRights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, violence, humanrights, government, freedoms, news, ethics )

- 2855 days ago -
Four Haitians, including a former United Nations spokeswoman, filed criminal complaints on Wednesday against former dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier, accusing him of crimes against humanity including torture.
Congo Mass Rape Victims Still Coming Forward
World  (tags: world, politics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', rape, DRC.Congo, women, violence, africa, crime, humanrights, government )

- 2856 days ago -
The Democratic Republic of the Congo, described by a United Nations official as "the rape capital of the world," is drawing condemnation after a mass rape allegedly involving the nation's army. Read more:
CANADA: Invited to Quebec Legislature, Sikhs Then Barred for Carrying Kirpans
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics, world, women, society, culture, government, freedoms, safety, law, humans, ethics )

- 2856 days ago -
They came to the National Assembly to support a woman's religious right to wear a niqab in Quebec but four members of the World Sikh Organization of Canada were turned away because of another religious flashpoint - the kirpans they were carrying.
The Arctic Refuge Turns 50
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, habitat, goodnews, GoodNews, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

- 2856 days ago -
The nation's first attempt to protect an entire ecosystem, the refuge has survived half a century of controversy but now faces the threat of global warming
TAKE ACTION PLEASE!! Tell Congress and Obama to Overhaul Offshore Oil Regulations to Protect Endangered Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, turtles, animaladvocates, wildlife, protection, wildanimals, habitat, endangered, animals )

- 2856 days ago -
Unless Congress and President Obama take action to improve offshore oil regulations, we will re-live the tragedy of the BP spill and the horrific consequences of outright neglect of innocent marine life. Without strong public pressure, oil barons in Washi
New Video Reveals Dolphin Hunt Just as Brutal as Ever
Animals  (tags: killing, slaughter, animalwelfare, animals, dolphin hunt, dolphinsprotection, habitat, humans, environment, cruelty, animalcruelty )

- 2856 days ago -
A fresh account has emerged of a harrowing dolphin kill at the Japanese town of Taiji, confirming the controversial hunt thrives despite a foreign vigil against it.
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